Medical Technologist (gr1-3)

PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: GAUTENG DEPARTMENT
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
REF NO: JUB 01/2020
Directorate: Health
SALARY : Grade 1: R317 976 per annum (plus Benefits) Grade 2: R372 810 per annum (plus Benefits) Grade 3: R439 164 per annum (plus Benefits)
CENTRE : Jubilee District Hospital
CLOSING DATE : 31 January 2020

REQUIREMENTS :
Medical Technologist: Grade 1: no experience after registration and 1 Year experience for foreign qualified applicant.
Grade 2Years for foreign qualified applicants.
Grade 3 Diploma in Medical Technology/Degree in Biotechnology.
Registration with the HPCSA as Medical Technologist and proof of current registration.
Three (3) Six (6) Years post qualification and experience in a diagnostic laboratory.
Knowledge of relevant laboratory processes and procedures.
Assertiveness.
Good interpersonal skills.
Basic understanding of finance General management, Communication, Analytical and Computer skills.

DUTIES :
Screening of laboratory, blood and blood products requests to minimize inefficiencies.
Assisting in aligning NHLS & SANBS accounts to the facility units/wards cost centres.
Monthly verification of both the NHLS and SANBS invoices.
Compiling monthly trend analysis report on hospital usage of blood, blood products and NHLS tests.
Providing hospital management with monthly trend analysis reports on laboratory, blood and blood products usage.
Intercept tests where insufficient data has been supplied on the request NHLS Laboratory information System.
Liaising with district laboratory coordinator/s to arrange trainings on gaps identified at hospital/s on laboratory and blood related matters.
Implementing of data reporting tools to ensure that the services are efficiently used.
Assist in the maintenance of hospital blood gas machine and the SANBS emergency fridge.
Compiling and reporting monthly EGK savings.
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